Pure Ambition Graduate Programme

Graduate programme

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Pure Ambition is the drive and desire to succeed and the commitment to deliver real impact every day. To deliver at the cutting edge of science and technology requires top-class talent and determination. At Glanbia, we seek graduates with Pure Ambition, who are focused on championing the customer, who love to solve problems, who have a curious mindset and strive to find a better way.

Launch your career with a global player

There’s a reason why the best and brightest graduates choose to work with us - a career at Glanbia is unique. You’ll learn and develop in an exciting environment unlike any other, from experts at the forefront of nutrition technology. We offer a wide range of career options for student and graduates. Whether you're a student at an early stage in college life looking to get exposure to the real-world working environment, or you're looking for graduate opportunities as you approach the end of your studies or after you've graduated, we have opportunities for you.

Pure Ambition Graduate Programme

Each year Glanbia offers excellent opportunities to develop your career in the areas of Accounting and Finance, IT, Digital Media, Engineering, Marketing, HR, Procurement / Supply Chain, Food Science and Agribusiness. Many areas offer global work placements and international assignments and each year the majority of our graduates achieve full-time technical or early leadership roles after their Graduate Programme. In recognition of our world-class learning environment and career opportunities we were very proud to win the Gold Award for the Best Training and Development Programme at the Gradireland Awards 2017 for the second consecutive year. Learn more about our Pure Ambition Academy and your career path at Glanbia here.

Pure Ambition Undergraduate Programmes

Glanbia offers a range of programmes for students one to two years away from graduating who are interested in gaining real life work experience in a global environment. 

Summer Internship Programme 
Glanbia has a 12 week summer internship programme offering you a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable experience and work as part of a team on exciting projects. We offer the opportunity for one intern to win a two week #GlanbiaGoingGlobal boot camp experience with Glanbia in the US during the summer!  This is a once in a lifetime opportunity where you will learn more about our global business experiencing  leadership mentoring, seminars, development workshops, facility tours and more. Simply apply online for an internship and select that you are interested in the #GlanbiaGoingGlobal boot camp experience to be considered! Terms and conditions apply. In recognition of our fantastic programme, we were very proud to win the Silver Award for the Best Internship Programme at the Gradireland Awards 2017.

Work Placement Programme
Our co-operative work placement programme offers you experience as part of your degree programme where placements typically last from 6-12 months. We work in partnership with the colleges in offering these placements.

Glanbia at a glance

  • 6,200 employees in 32 countries
  • 130+ countries with high performing global brands
  • 7th consecutive year of double-digit growth
  • €2.8 billion in revenue

Do you have Pure Ambition?
Applications for our 2018 opportunites will launch in Autumn 2017



"We are shaping the future of nutrition globally at Glanbia and as a graduate you will play a vital role in our continued success. Through our graduate programme we aspire to deliver a world-class talent experience where you will be challenged to innovate, and deliver real impact every day. Wishing you the very best on your journey."

Siobhán Talbot, Group Managing Director

Siobhan Talbot, Group Managing Director, Glanbia plc

Graduate Hotline: +353 (0)861746633

Graduate Mailbox: graduates@glanbia.ie

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© Glanbia plc 2017. All rights reserved

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